Campbell & Company Investment Adviser Llc increased its stake in Trinseo S A (TSE) by 121.01% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Campbell & Company Investment Adviser Llc bought 4,401 shares as the company’s stock rose 2.41% while stock markets declined. The hedge fund held 8,038 shares of the major chemicals company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $584,000, up from 3,637 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Campbell & Company Investment Adviser Llc who had been investing in Trinseo S A for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $3.29B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.07% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $76.2. About 41,223 shares traded. Trinseo S.A. (NYSE:TSE) has risen 14.64% since May 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 3.09% the S&P500.
Petersen Flynn & Dinsmore Inc decreased its stake in Simpson Manufacturing Co Inc (SSD) by 2.75% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Petersen Flynn & Dinsmore Inc sold 10,740 shares as the company’s stock declined 1.40% with the market. The institutional investor held 380,220 shares of the capital goods company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $21.83M, down from 390,960 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Petersen Flynn & Dinsmore Inc who had been investing in Simpson Manufacturing Co Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $2.84B market cap company. The stock increased 0.18% or $0.11 during the last trading session, reaching $61.41. About 5,395 shares traded. Simpson Manufacturing Co., Inc. (NYSE:SSD) has risen 36.69% since May 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 25.14% the S&P500.
Another recent and important Simpson Manufacturing Co., Inc. (NYSE:SSD) news was published by Seekingalpha.com which published an article titled: “Simpson Manufacturing’s (SSD) CEO Karen Colonias on Q1 2018 Results – Earnings Call Transcript” on May 01, 2018.
Since December 8, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 21 insider sales for $90.92 million activity. $302,441 worth of Simpson Manufacturing Co., Inc. (NYSE:SSD) was sold by SIMPSON SHARON H on Wednesday, December 13. The insider Dankel Roger sold 1,300 shares worth $76,714.
Investors sentiment increased to 1.52 in 2017 Q4. Its up 0.15, from 1.37 in 2017Q3. It increased, as 13 investors sold SSD shares while 54 reduced holdings. 45 funds opened positions while 57 raised stakes. 40.58 million shares or 2.61% more from 39.55 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. New York-based Rafferty Asset Mngmt Limited Liability Corp has invested 0.01% in Simpson Manufacturing Co., Inc. (NYSE:SSD). State Teachers Retirement Systems has 102,935 shares. Aqr Mngmt Lc has 17,937 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Franklin Res holds 2.66M shares or 0.07% of its portfolio. Victory Management reported 0.02% stake. Vident Advisory Ltd Limited Liability Company stated it has 6,246 shares. Seabridge Advisors Limited Liability Corporation has 160,744 shares for 2.01% of their portfolio. Parkside Bankshares & Tru holds 0% or 31 shares. State Farm Mutual Automobile holds 0.01% or 181,873 shares in its portfolio. Millennium Mgmt Ltd Liability Com has 32,667 shares. Laurion Capital Limited Partnership holds 20,032 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Granite Invest Partners Lc accumulated 17,235 shares or 0.06% of the stock. Utd Services Automobile Association has invested 0.02% in Simpson Manufacturing Co., Inc. (NYSE:SSD). Ls Investment Advisors Ltd Liability Company reported 2,233 shares. Advisory Networks Ltd Liability Company owns 24 shares for 0% of their portfolio.
Analysts await Simpson Manufacturing Co., Inc. (NYSE:SSD) to report earnings on July, 26. They expect $0.75 EPS, up 27.12% or $0.16 from last year’s $0.59 per share. SSD’s profit will be $34.73M for 20.47 P/E if the $0.75 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.54 actual EPS reported by Simpson Manufacturing Co., Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 38.89% EPS growth.
Among 3 analysts covering Simpson Manufacturing (NYSE:SSD), 1 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 33% are positive. Simpson Manufacturing had 5 analyst reports since September 9, 2016 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was initiated by Sidoti with “Neutral” on Friday, September 9. DA Davidson downgraded Simpson Manufacturing Co., Inc. (NYSE:SSD) rating on Thursday, December 14. DA Davidson has “Hold” rating and $60.0 target. Robert W. Baird upgraded the shares of SSD in report on Tuesday, October 31 to “Outperform” rating. The company was maintained on Thursday, October 19 by Robert W. Baird. On Tuesday, October 31 the stock rating was upgraded by DA Davidson to “Buy”.
Petersen Flynn & Dinsmore Inc, which manages about $572.13M and $589.17M US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Ligand Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:LGND) by 4,681 shares to 76,094 shares, valued at $10.42 million in 2017Q4, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Monmouth Real Estate Invt Co (NYSE:MNR) by 31,150 shares in the quarter, for a total of 274,955 shares, and has risen its stake in Hcp Inc (NYSE:HCP).
More recent Trinseo S.A. (NYSE:TSE) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Trinseo’s Outlook Remains Positive” on May 03, 2018. Also Seekingalpha.com published the news titled: “Trinseo SA 2018 Q1 – Results – Earnings Call Slides” on May 03, 2018. Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Trinseo’s (TSE) CEO Chris Pappas on Q1 2018 Results – Earnings Call Transcript” with publication date: May 05, 2018 was also an interesting one.